Accelerating the Implementation of Mass Spectrometry in the Clinical Lab

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Medical Technologist

Company:Sera Prognostics, Inc.
Location:Salt Lake City, Utah
Position:Medical Technologist

Description:

Sera Prognostics, Inc., is a women’s healthcare company developing innovative diagnostic tests designed for the early, individualized prediction of preterm birth and other pregnancy complications.

The company is seeking a Medical Technologist (CLIA) to join our world-class team of employees and consultants. This position is responsible for preparation and processing of specimens in the CLIA laboratory; performance of highly complex analytical processes including analysis of chromatographic data and quality assurance activities.

RESPONSIBILITIES
Under general supervision of a licensed CLIA laboratory supervisor:
Performs highly complex analytic processes without direct supervision. Uses both routine and specialized laboratory procedures and/or techniques for which he/she is qualified, trained, and demonstrates competency according to established lab standard operating procedures (SOPs).
Operates laboratory instruments and ensures proper functioning of laboratory equipment. Performs routine maintenance and minor troubleshooting under the direction of the Instrument Control Engineer. Maintains records and documentation of maintenance.
Understands appropriate specimen collection, handling, and transport procedures. Prepares specimens for analysis and determines acceptability of samples within guidelines.
Assists in general functions of all areas of Sera Prognostics’ laboratories, including: assay and system validations, cleaning, calibrating and monitoring testing equipment
Assists in validation and maintenance of Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS).
In coordination with IT department maintain proper working order of Laboratory IT infrastructure.
Maintains a safe laboratory environment and complies with Sera policies and safety procedures.
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned
COMPENSATION
The position will receive competitive salary & equity compensation, commensurate with skills and experience of the successful candidate, as well as full health care, dental and 401K benefits.